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Fat Alley BBQ

122 South Oak Street, Telluride, CO 81435
970 728 3985
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Ranked #52 of 63 restaurants in Telluride
Cuisines: American, Barbecue
Most recent review
- Feb 26, 2014
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English first
Telluride, Colorado
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014 via mobile

Poor atmosphere combined with an undercooked (raw) hamburger equals a bad experience. Avoid this place!!

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Boulder, Colorado
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55 reviews 55 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

A relatively cheap option in Telluride Oak as Fat Ally is now called is great for a casual dinner or an apres drink and snack. With a cool set up and outdoor seating that is great during the spring, Oak/Fat Ally is worth a visit.

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Roseville, Minnesota, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

My husband and I went for supper. The service was great, the owner was very attentive. He came back often to check on us and make sure everything was ok. I had the pork sandwich and sweet potato fries. The sandwich wasn't bad but wasnt the best I have ever had either. Also had no bbq sauce on it. I... More

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Cedar Falls, Iowa
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

The Fat Alley BBQ was buzzing with people when we arrived during the film festival. We sat outside and enjoyed our meal. My husband had the full rack of ribs and they were very good. I had the 3 slider appetizer which was more than enough as a meal. Once our food was brought to us, no one came out... More

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Texarkana, Texas
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

Ok, this is my first online review and you know it's bad if it prompted me to write a review. We came here after seeing it ranked as one of the top BBQ joints in the country. My brother in law and I love eating in KC at the different BBQ joints and were totally excited to try this out.... More

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Durango, Colorado
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

Really liked this for a reasonably priced, low-key dinner, and the atmosphere and food quality are very good. Nice place to get dinner on the off night where you don't want to spend big for a fancy sit down. Tasty BBQ!

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Phoenix, Arizona
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

To hell with this place!!!! And their management too!!!! First off terrible service, worst by far in telluride we have experienced over 6 others we visited. Then to top it off their salmon was rancid and made my girlfriend so unbelievably sick she was sitting by the toilet puking for an hour!!! I called to let them know they may... More

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Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

The food was very good and the price wasn't bad considering the costs in town. The portions were big and the burgers are about an inch thick.

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San Antonio, Texas, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

Food was awesome, pet friendly, great service and beautiful mountain view. Just off the gondola. We enjoyed the chicken gumbo and salmon wraps

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Atlanta, Georgia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

The food was good and there were a fair amount of choices. I found the service at the counter when ordering and later paying was not very friendly.

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